Interesting Internet Finds – January 2013


In the course of going through the more than 200 news feeds, I often run across things that I think might be of interest to other user group members.

The following are some items I found interesting during the month of January 2013.
(Long URLs shortened with the Google URL shortener.)

First appeared in the February 2013 issue of Boca Bits.

Titles And Links

Why does a scan of a simple text document result in such a large file?

The Differences Between PPTP, L2TP/IPSec, SSTP and OpenVPN Connection

The Best Choice For Your Mobile Android Office

Listen to radio stations in Google Chrome

Download Project Gutenberg ebooks to your Dropbox

The Best Free Dictionary and Thesaurus Programs and Websites

How to Clean Up the List of Apps that Have Access to Your Accounts

7 Windows Frustrations You Can Quickly Fix

Hardware Secrets: Uncomplicating the Complicated (Website of the Week)


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